|Vomitoxin/DON||< 1 ppm|
|T-2 toxin||< 0.5 ppm (500 ppb)|
|Zearalenone||< 0.5 ppm ( 500 ppb) young pigs and gestation sows; 4 to 10 ppm for finishing pigs|
|Aflatoxin||< 20 ppb|
|Fumonisin||< 10 ppm|
|Ochratoxin||< 6 ppm|
With late planting of corn, a cool summer, and a record wet fall; many crop and livestock producers are faced with questions and concerns with corn over 25 to 30 percent moisture, presence of yeast, molds, and mycotoxins; and alternatives to handle wet corn grain. These fast pace webinars will discuss several key concerns and questions outlined below.
- Status of wet molds and mycotoxin formation
- Update of mycotoxin levels measured in commercial labs
- Storage alternatives including drying, high moisture corn, and use of propionic acid
- Pricing wet corn
- Feed value of immature corn for livestock
- Mycotoxin binder choices
- Your questions from participants
To register for each webinar, go to https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/169847248 to register for November 18 and https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/842673729 for December 3. No charge for either program is required with a similar program format and updates at each webinar. If a third webinar is needed based on field and harvest conditions, it will be schedule for mid-December. The webinar will be coordinated by Dr. Mike Hutjens, Extension Dairy Specialist, along with specialists from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and industry representatives.